Colorado Coalition of Land Trusts

CCLT is Colorado's statewide membership organization for the land conservation community. We work to be a voice for the community and to secure support for increasing open space, and preserving agricultural land and water ways. We provide continuing education for our membership to ensure we have the knowledge and skills to conserve land in a way that is collaborative, cost-effective, and lasting.

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Staff

Part Time Staff:
0
Full Time Staff:
1
Contract Staff:
2
Volunteers Annually:
80
Retention Rate:
100%

Amanda Barker, CEO/Executive Director
Start Date: 2013

Amanda oversees membership and operation programs at CCLT to improve policy and educational standards for conservation professionals in Colorado. She cares passionately about decision-making processes, consensus building with the membership, and helping CCLT realize its strategic plan. She serves on the Colorado Scenic and Historic Byways Commission, representing land trusts and open space.

She received her Masters in Environmental Policy and Planning from the University of Michigan, focusing on conflict resolution and collaborative land management in the West. Her undergraduate degree was in geology from Washington University in St. Louis. She also served in Peace Corps Madagascar as an agriculture volunteer 2005-2008.

Boards

Board Type:
Local
Meetings per Year:
4
Term Length:
3
Term Limit:
3
Total # of Board Members:
10
Clients on Board:
No
# of Client Board Members:

Board Demographics:

Female:
4
Male:
6
Transgender Female:
0
Transgender Male:
0
Gender Other:
0

Black or African American:
0
Asian:
0
White:
10
Hispanic or Latino:
1
Multiracial:
0
American Indian or Alaska Native:
0
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander:
0
Other Ethnicities:
0

Average Number of Years Current Board Members Have Served on Board

3

Attendance Percentage for Board Meetings

79%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute Dollars

100%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute In-Kind

100%

Percentage of Board Members that have Completeted the Colorado Secretary of State's Nonprofit Board Member Course:

0%

Nonprofit completed the Colorado Nonprofit Association's Excellence in Principles & Practices Recognition Program?

No

Committees

Board Development / Board Orientation
Board Governance
Development / Fund Development / Fund Raising / Grant Writing / Major Gifts
Education
Finance
Membership
Public Policy

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